Meeting of the High-Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

The High-Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is meeting at the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) this week from 15 to 18 May to work on the forthcoming HLPE report on "Agroecological approaches and other innovations for sustainable agriculture and food systems that enhance food security and nutrition".

This report will inform CFS debates during its 46th Plenary session in October 2019 in FAO Headquarters in Rome.

The HLPE Project Team in charge of the elaboration of this report is led by Fergus Sinclair (ICRAF), and comprises Mary Ann Augustin(Australia), Rachel Bezner-Kerr(Canada), Dilfuza Egamberdieva(Uzbekistan), Abiodun Oluwole Fatunbi(Nigeria), Barbara Gemmill Herren(USA, Switzerland), Abid Hussain(Pakistan), Florence Mtambanengwe(Zimbabwe), André Rodrigues Gonçalves(Brazil), Alexander Wezel(Germany).

The Project Team will work under the guidance of the HLPE Steering Committee represented in the meeting by Paul Mapfumo (Zimbabwe)

A short bio of Project team members can be found here.

The whole process of elaboration of this report can be followed on the HLPE website. All previous HLPE reports can be downloaded on the HLPE website